PLoS

In at PLOS One

Retraction Watch speaks with PLOS One's new editor about the journal's decline in the number of papers published and his plans for the journal.

This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: a lung cancer risk-predicting variant in MKK7, mediating infection by pathogenic alphaviruses, and more.

This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: researchers explore the transfer of host genetic material into viruses, and more.

A new study finds that a placental protein linked with preeclampsia can be targeted by RNA silencing, according to the New Scientist.

A settlement is expected in a Duke University lawsuit hinging on using falsified data to win grants, Retraction Watch and Science report.

In PNAS this week: approach for analyzing the expression of endogenous retroviruses, circular RNAs that influence host-virus interactions, and more.

A phylogenetic analysis finds that the rare hemimastigotes form their own supra-kingdom, CBC reports.